Mar 3 • 30M

"The most violent curriculum dispute in American history"

Podcast audio of my conversation with Professor Carol Mason

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Ben Tumin
A comedic podcast exploring overlooked ideas, people, and events that still shape the US today. Presented by historical satirist Ben Tumin.

Professor Carol Mason (University of Kentucky) is the author of Reading Appalachia from Left to Right, which examines the legacies of a pivotal 1974 curriculum dispute in West Virginia that heralded the rightward shift in American culture and politics. In our conversation, Professor Mason illuminated the lasting lessons conservatives gleaned from the cr…

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